The annual conference about Women Empowerment principles
Gender aspects of investing discussed at annual WEPs conference held by UN Women. Learn more
From where I stand: “Education brings independence”
Gohar Aghjoian, 25, is a psychologist, a trainer and an activist for non-formal education. Learn more
The new space in the shelter for victims of violence in Tbilisi
The newly expanded space operates under the State Care Agency. It is adapted for persons with disabilities and will serve women victims of violence and their dependants. Learn more
Implementation of Sexual Harassment Prevention Mechanisms
The introduction of sexual harassment prevention mechanisms was the main topic of a conference held on 29 November within the framework of the annual 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence global campaign. Learn more
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Representatives of state agencies and local and international organizations working on issues of violence against women and girls and domestic violence attended the study presentation. Photo: UN Women/Leli Blagonravova
National Study on Violence against Women: Results and trends

Every second woman in Georgia has experienced at least one form of violence during her life, and every fourth woman has experienced sexual harassment. The National Study on Violence against Women, which was presented by UN Women and the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat) with the support of the European Union, studied the extent of the spread of psychological, physical, sexual and economic forms of violence, as well as the incidents of sexual harassment, stalking and violence experienced in childhood.

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Generation Equality: Realizing women’s rights for an equal future
Generation Equality

Join UN Women’s Generation Equality campaign to accelerate gender equality actions and mark the 25th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, the most visionary agenda for women’s rights and empowerment everywhere. The campaign demands equal pay, equal sharing of unpaid care and domestic work, an end to all forms of violence against women and girls, women’s leadership and access to health.

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The signs of relationship abuse and how to help
The signs of relationship abuse and how to help

Globally, one in three women experiences physical or sexual violence, mostly by an intimate partner. While domestic violence and abuse are sometimes hidden, if we know the signs of an abusive relationship, we may be able to recognize it better and seek or offer help.